January 13, 2006

Namibia 2001 Population and Housing Census

Namibia. Central Bureau of Statistics
2001 population and housing census : basic analysis with highlights.

Windhoek : Central Bureau of Statistics, National Planning Commission

There is a Preliminary Report (Pub. 2002), a National Report (Pub. 2003), and a report for each Region.

The Region reports contain -

Population (rural, urban), age composition, marital status, citizenship, languages spoken at home, literacy, education, employment (by sex, occupation, by industry, by education), housing conditions (water, electricity, construction materials, energy sources, sanitation, etc.), fertility, infant death rate, life expectancy, orphans, disabled, household size, access to TV, radio, newspapers, telephones, computers, and much more information. Has graphs, tables, maps.

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September 23, 2005

Nambia - Statistics

Namibia. Ministry of Health and Social Services.
Namibia Demographic and Health Survey 2000.

Windhoek, Namibia, 2003. 296 p.

Statistics covering household populations, education, housing facilities, consumer goods ownership, languages spoken, religion, use of newspapers and TV, employment status, occupation types, employers (self, relative, non-relative), opinion on wife beating, male-female power relations, fertility, teenage pregnancy, antenatal and postnatal care, contraceptive methods knowledge and use, family planning, polygyny, childhood mortality, childhood vaccinations and illnesses, infant feeding practices, child nutrition, HIV / AIDS knowledge, opinions on and testing for HIV / AIDS, condom knowledge and use, smoking, use of alcohol, access to health care,

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September 19, 2005

African Government Document of the Week

Electoral Commission of Namibia
Annual Report 2003-2004.

Windhoek, Namibia. 48 p.

The ECN supervises elections and operates independent of other government bodies "though it is answerable to the Head of State."

The Appendix 1 has the Results of the May 2004 Local Authority Elections. Candidate name, political party, number of votes received, number of seats per party.

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